Senior Accountant in Sacramento, California Salary

Senior Accountants in Sacramento with more than 10 years of experience in their profession represent slightly more than half of Senior Accountants in Sacramento, Calif.. Salaries average out to around $69K annually and spread from $55K to $80K per year. There are far more female Sacramento Senior Accountants who answered the questionnaire than men, making up 83 percent. Job satisfaction for Senior Accountants in Sacramento is high. In this profession, most enjoy medical and dental coverage, and a large number have vision insurance, as well. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$55,510 - $77,568
$56K
$69K
$78K
MEDIAN: $68,646
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$22.50 - $31.10
$29
MEDIAN: $28.80
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$55,510 - $77,568  
   
Bonus
$3,052  
Total Pay (?
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$55,101 - $79,675  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 41
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$28.80  
   
Overtime
$44.12  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Bonus
$3,052  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$55,101 - $79,675  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 5

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About Sacramento, California

Sacramento County, California
490,715
Male:
237,724 (48.4%)
Female:
252,991 (51.6%)
Sacramento (/ˌsækrəˈmɛntoʊ/; Spanish: [sakɾaˈmento]) is the capital city of the U.S. state of California and the seat of Sacramento County. It is at the confluence of the Sacramento River and the American River in the northern portion of California's expansive Central Valley. Its estimated 2014 population of 485,199 made it the sixth-largest city in California, and the 35th largest city in the United States. Sacramento is the cultural and economic core of the Sacramento metropolitan area, which includes seven counties with a 2010 population of 2,414,783. Its metropolitan area is the fourth largest in California after the Greater Los Angeles area, the San Francisco Bay Area, and the San Diego metropolitan area, and is the 27th largest in the United States. In 2002, the Civil Rights Project at Harvard University conducted for TIME magazine named Sacramento "America's Most Diverse City". Sacramento became a city through the efforts of the Swiss immigrant John...
Sacramento:
$52,151
California:
$64,500
$1,085
Sacramento:
$287,300
California:
$449,100
5.1%

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Accountant

Pay by Experience for a Senior Accountant has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Accountant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $66,000 based on 12 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Accountant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $70,000 based on 21 salaries. An experienced Senior Accountant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $69,000 based on 16 salaries. A Senior Accountant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $67,000 based on 7 salaries.

Key Stats for Senior Accountant

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
24%
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Experience Affects Senior Accountant Salaries

▲4%

▲2%

National Average
$68,000

▼1%

Entry-Level
▼2%

Skills That Affect Senior Accountant Salaries



▲1%

Microsoft Word
▼0%

National Average
$68,000


Microsoft Office
▼1%


Auditing
▼2%

Quickbooks
▼2%

Payroll Administration
▼5%


Tax Preparation
▼7%


Accounts Receivable
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 86%
vision benefits
Vision: 86%
no benefits
None: 8%
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